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LIFESCI 3C03 Lecture 2: Ebola Summary
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find more resources at oneclass.com Ebola - a viral disease Signicance Ebola is on of the most lethal known diseases - its also relatively new and an active focus of research recent Ebola outbreaks in Africa highlight some...

Life Sciences
LIFESCI 3C03
Katie Moisse
LIFESCI 3C03 Lecture 5: Respiratory Viruses
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find more resources at oneclass.com Respiratory Viruses Signicance WHO estimates that acute respiratory infections kill 3.9 million people each year - they are the leading killer of children under 5 existing vaccines are i...

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LIFESCI 3C03
Katie Moisse
LIFESCI 3C03 Lecture 1: Cholera Summary
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find more resources at oneclass.com Cholera - Bacterial disease that can live outside of a human host and is routed via ingestion of water contaminated with feces from an infected individual Signicance diarrheal diseases, ...

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LIFESCI 3C03
Katie Moisse
LIFESCI 3C03 Lecture 3: HIV Summary
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find more resources at oneclass.com HIV Signicance HIV affects an estimated 36.9 million people worldwide --about 9 million of these individuals don't know they're infected there is still a lot of stigma aroun...

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LIFESCI 3C03
Katie Moisse
LIFESCI 3C03 Lecture 4: Zika Summary
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find more resources at oneclass.com Zika Signicance Zika tends to have only mild effects in infected individuals, but it can have serious consequences on fetal brain development the virus is transmitted by mosq...

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LIFESCI 3C03
Katie Moisse
LIFESCI 2X03 Lecture 1: Lecture 1
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LIFESCI 2X03
Luc Bernier
LIFESCI 3AA3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 17: West African Ebola Virus Epidemic, Reston Virus, Ebola River

M4 LECTURE 2: EBOLA HEMORRHAGIC DISEASE Ebola Hemorrhagic Disease - Highly contagious (esp. when get to unconscious state) - Can transfer disease through any physical contact, so person must be isolated - Virus spreads thr...

Life Sciences
LIFESCI 3AA3
Dr. da Silva
LIFESCI 3AA3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 19: Sarcoptes Scabiei, Stratum Corneum, Scabies

LIFESCI 3AA3: MODULE 4 NEGLECTED TROPICAL DISEASES 1 M4 LECTURE 4: SCABIES The mite Sarcoptes scabiei - Infestation of skin by slow moving mite (causative agent of scabies) - Widespread global health problem in underdevelo...

Life Sciences
LIFESCI 3AA3
Dr. da Silva
LIFESCI 3AA3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 18: Ascaris Lumbricoides, Ascariasis, Ascaris

M4 LECTURE 3: ASCARIASIS Ascaris lumbricoides - One of most common nematode (roundworm) infections worldwide - Reside in small intestine (up to 35 cm) - Uses active muscle contractions to wrap and tuck itself into the inte...

Life Sciences
LIFESCI 3AA3
Dr. da Silva
LIFESCI 3AA3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 16: Rhodnius Prolixus, Chagas Disease, Metacyclic Group

M4 LECTURE 1: CHAGAS DISEASE History: - Chronic systemic parasitic infection caused by the flagellated protozoan Trypanosoma cruzi - Transmits pathogen from bug to human by biting Estimated infection by Trypanosoma ...

Life Sciences
LIFESCI 3AA3
Dr. da Silva
LIFESCI 3AA3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 13: Brca Mutation, Brca2, Mammography

M3 LECTURE 2: BREAST CANCER Anatomy Physiology of the Breast: - Sits on top of pectoralis muscle - Specialized function = production of milk for lactation (women) - Epithelial component = lobules (where milk is made) - Du...

Life Sciences
LIFESCI 3AA3
Dr. da Silva
LIFESCI 3AA3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 15: Chronic Myelogenous Leukemia, Bone Marrow Examination, Sh3 Domain

LECTURE 4: CHRONIC MYELOID LEUKEMIA WBC production hematopoiesis - Blood (hematopoietic) cells are generated from self-renewing stem cells (HSCs) - HSCs give rise to nonself-renewing progenitor cells that differentiate to ...

Life Sciences
LIFESCI 3AA3
Dr. da Silva
LIFESCI 3AA3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 12: Glioblastoma Multiforme, Dna Replication, Cell Division

MODULE 3: CANCER 1 M3L1: AN INTRODUCTION TO CANCER Cancer: diseases where abnormal cells divide wo control can invade other tissues; >100 types - Carcinoma (skintissues lining organs) - Glioblastoma (brain spinal cord) -...

Life Sciences
LIFESCI 3AA3
Dr. da Silva
LIFESCI 3AA3 Lecture Notes - Lecture 14: Glioblastoma Multiforme, Parietal Lobe, Frontal Lobe

M3 LECTURE 3: GLIOBLASTOMA - Symptoms: seizures, nausea, headaches, vomiting, memory loss, paralysis on one side of body o Often asymptomatic until large tumour - Most common malignant type of brain tumour - 4 diagnoses pe...

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LIFESCI 3AA3
Dr. da Silva
LIFESCI 2D03 Lecture Notes - Lecture 23: Robert Sapolsky, Neurosurgery, Stressor

"Why Zebras Don't Get Ulcer: Stress and Health" by Dr. Robert Sapolsky 4:40 PMr 4, 2018 Robert Sapolsky Very impactful guy Wrote books Professor of biology, neurology, and neurological sciences and neu...

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LIFESCI 2D03
Ayesha Khan

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